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LeBron, Cavs top Thunder for 6th straight win

LeBron, Cavs top Thunder for 6th straight win

ESPN.com Updated 58 minutes ago
LeBron James scored 34 points, including the first eight in the fourth quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-98 on Sunday for their sixth straight win.
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  • Waiters: Not scapegoat for Cavs' early issues

    Waiters: Not scapegoat for Cavs' early issues

    ESPN.com Jan 24 (yesterday)
    Less than two weeks after being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder, Dion Waiters was back in Cleveland on Saturday, preparing for Sunday's game against his former team.
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  • Hawks win 15th straight, set franchise mark

    Hawks win 15th straight, set franchise mark

    ESPN.com Jan 23 (yesterday)
    Paul Millsap scored 22 points, Jeff Teague added 17 and the Atlanta Hawks eclipsed the franchise record with their 15th straight victory, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Friday night.
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  • Kent Bazemore is dunked-on and dunker as Hawks set franchise-re…

    Kent Bazemore is dunked-on and dunker as Hawks set franchise-record win streak

    yahoo.com Jan 23 (yesterday)
    Pretty much everything is going right for the Atlanta Hawks these days. The Eastern Conference leaders entered Friday night's home game vs. the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 14-game winning streak, matching a franchise record set during the 1993-94 seaso…
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  • Durant: Don't need ASG vote to validate me

    Durant: Don't need ASG vote to validate me

    ESPN.com Jan 23 (2 days ago)
    Reigning league MVP Kevin Durant says a drastic drop-off in fan votes that cost him a starting spot in next month's NBA All-Star Game won't serve as any extra motivation as he tries to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder back into the playoff picture.
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  • Westbrook, Durant take over in OT, lift OKC

    Westbrook, Durant take over in OT, lift OKC

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Jan 22 (4 days ago)
    Russell Westbrook drove for the winning layup with 0.8 seconds left in overtime, and Kevin Durant greeted the latest KD2DC craze with 34 points Wednesday night as the Oklahoma City Thunder won their fourth straight with a 105-103 victory.
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  • Watch Kevin Durant Drop Hammer On Marcin Gortat In Crunch-Time …

    Watch Kevin Durant Drop Hammer On Marcin Gortat In Crunch-Time (UPDATE)

    dimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    The Oklahoma City Thunder and Washington Wizards are currently locked in an overtime battle. Without this epic smash by Kevin Durant, his team would be in even more trouble. Watch the reigning MVP use one dribble and rise for a nasty hammer dunk on Marc…
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  • Isiah Thomas Calls Russell Westbrook “The Mike Tyson Of Point G…

    Isiah Thomas Calls Russell Westbrook “The Mike Tyson Of Point Guards”

    dimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    Just as important to Russell Westbrook’s game as his unrivaled physical profile is the approach he takes to wielding it. If the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard played with caution and patience as opposed to relentless aggression, he’d hardly be the su…
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  • Waiters digs on Cavs: OKC gives me the ball

    Waiters digs on Cavs: OKC gives me the ball

    ESPN.com yahoo.com dimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    Dion Waiters, to put it lightly, is very happy with his new surroundings after being acquired by the Oklahoma City Thunder in a three-team trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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  • KD Blows By Birdman For Dunk; Andersen Answers With Rare 3-Poin…

    KD Blows By Birdman For Dunk; Andersen Answers With Rare 3-Pointer

    dimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    In 12-plus NBA seasons, tattooed center Chris Andersen has attempted 40 three-point field goals. He’s made just eight of them over that stretch with the eighth coming last night. It happened right after Kevin Durant smoked him for a dunk. Birdman doesn’…
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  • Ernie Johnson cracks 'execution' joke to Russell Westbrook afte…

    Ernie Johnson cracks 'execution' joke to Russell Westbrook after Thunder beat Heat

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    We're just a handful of days removed from Russell Westbrook deciding to stonewall reporters after a win, answering questions only by repeatedly praising the Oklahoma City Thunder's "execution" before flat-out telling Oklahoman columnist Berry …
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  • Durant injures elbow: 'Just a little stinger'

    Durant injures elbow: 'Just a little stinger'

    ESPN.com Jan 21 (5 days ago)
    Thunder star Kevin Durant said a bruised right elbow won't prevent him from playing in Wednesday's game against his hometown Washington Wizards.
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  • Watch Thunder Go Full-Court Without Dribbles For Serge Ibaka Al…

    Watch Thunder Go Full-Court Without Dribbles For Serge Ibaka Alley-Oop

    dimemag.com Jan 20 (5 days ago)
    Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant, and Serge Ibaka are inarguably the most athletic trio of of teammates in basketball. Of course, the Oklahoma City Thunder stars are pretty damn skilled, too. Watch all three players put their multi-faceted talents on dis…
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  • Reggie Jackson: NBA owners don't like 'that we understand it's …

    Reggie Jackson: NBA owners don't like 'that we understand it's a business'

    yahoo.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Reggie Jackson wants to run his own team. He’s also like to play for a team that competes for a championship. He’d also like to be paid in terms commensurate with his worth on the NBA’s open free agent market. He may have to …
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  • GIF: Airborne Westbrook Throws Over-Shoulder Pass To Perkins Fo…

    GIF: Airborne Westbrook Throws Over-Shoulder Pass To Perkins For Dunk

    dimemag.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    This play by the Oklahoma City Thunder looks like something straight out of early 2000s video game NBA Street…until Kendrick Perkins is the one finishing it, that is. Watch an airborne Russell Westbrook toss a no-look, over-shoulder pass to Perkins for …
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  • Russell Westbrook has brilliant reverse dunk as Thunder roll

    Russell Westbrook has brilliant reverse dunk as Thunder roll

    yahoo.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    A brief reminder: Oklahoma newspaper columnists aren't the only thing Russell Westbrook doesn't like. He's also not such a big fan of rims, which is why he always seems so dead-set on destroying them all the time: [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The …
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  • OKC rides 79-point first half to rout of Magic

    OKC rides 79-point first half to rout of Magic

    ESPN.com Jan 18 (7 days ago)
    Kevin Durant had 21 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder ran past the Orlando Magic 127-99 on Sunday night.
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  • Video - LeBron Explodes To The Hoop 00:20

    LeBron Explodes To The Hoop

    Jan 25
    LeBron James ran the full length of the court and drove to the hoop for the and-1 play.
  • Video - Durant's Got The Power 00:14

    Durant's Got The Power

    Jan 25
    Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant drives through the lane and throws down a monster slam during the second quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
  • Video - Hawks Win 15th Straight 02:07

    Hawks Win 15th Straight

    Jan 23
    The Hawks set a franchise record with their 15th straight win, beating the Thunder 103-93.
  • Video - Durant Splits The D For Epic Slam 00:13

    Durant Splits The D For Epic Slam

    Jan 23
    Thunder forward Kevin Durant drove the lane for the monster jam in the second quarter of Oklahoma City's 103-93 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.

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